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Dealing With Hep C When You Have Hiv

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Confused after reading some Hep C and HIV answers and questions!(HEPATITIS C AND DELAYED HIV SEROCONVERSION, 2010)

Hi, Doctor, I had written to you previously and made a donation of $50, all I could afford, sorry. I'm a mother of three and now I am really terrified. When reading some of the answers related to Hep C delayed seroconversion with HIV, noticed you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...ELISA) out to nine months are definitive, conclusive and WOO-HOO-able. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. Your negative hepatitis C antibody and negative HBsAg (hepatitis B surface antigen) indicated you do not have hepatitis B or C.... Read more »

HEP C and HIV Clarification=Not Clear Please Please Answer

Hi Dr. Bob, Thank you for taking my question. I have checked the archives and I am still not clear... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Co-infection with HIV and HEP C: Beyond the Basics

...experience symptoms and other tell-tale signs of disease progression. Researchers estimate that at least 20% of patients with chronic hepatitis C develop cirrhosis (liver damage) and fibrosis (scarring of the liver), a process that usually takes... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

... What Is Hepatitis C? How Is It Diagnosed? How Is Hep C Treated? Can Hep C Be Prevented? Hep C and HIV Together The Bottom Line Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Vancouver Island Health Authority Targets $1.5 Million to Halve HIV/AIDS, Hep C

... Toward the goal of reducing HIV and hepatitis C infection rates by 50 percent in the coming three years, the Vancouver Island Health Authority will distribute $1.5 million Canadian Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

HIV and Hepatitis C Co-Infection

... Are you HIV positive and newly diagnosed with hepatitis C (Hep C)?Do you have one virus and think youmight be infected with the other? If so, this brochure answers somebasic questions Read more »
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hep c and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i went to the health department 6 months to the day. but the week before had severe red eyes like i was trying to fight off something,severe dry mouth dizziness metalic taste in mouth numb finger and toes. if iwas in the process of seroconversion... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If one was infected with HEP B or C and took and HIV test at 12, 15, and 17 weeks (excessive testing I know, can't help it) would a negative test be accurate or not? 17 weeks out Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Can some one please give me some advice. I may have been exposed to Hep C and HIV at the same time:-( If this is the case can I still believe a 12 week HIV test. Some told me it will push the window Read more »

coinfection hep c hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
it has been 6month since exposure having burning skin, black stool, itching,dry mouth, burning stomach, irritable bowel in the morning had severe herpe outbreak 2 weeks ago eyes are so red, skin pale, tired weak, shoulders feel tight thought my test... Read more »